Afghanistan shares borders with Iran, Pakistan, China, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Tajikistan. To the east and south, it is bordered by Pakistan and parts of Kashmir that are administered by Pakistan. Iran lies to its north, and Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan are to its north. Afghanistan is a country rich in history. This is where Alexander the Great married his Afghani wife Roxanne. The country is ruled by the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan which seeks foreign investment.